The Hungarian Museum is open to the public now. See hours of operation to right of this page. All donations are appreciated to help fund our daily operational expenses.
Museum Address: 27455 Highway 43, Hammond, LA 70403
Mailing Address: PO Box 1909, Albany, LA 70711
Phone: (225) 294-5732
For membership inquiries, complete Inquiry form below, or click on Membership tag above. Our monthly meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month at 2pm in the Albany-Springfield Library or the museum.
About The Museum
The Hungarian Settlement museum is now Closed due to COVID-19.
The museum will be opening on Tuesday August 4, 2020. All necessary COVID-19 precautions will be taken to prevent the spread of the virus – masks, social distancing, etc.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Tuesdays and the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Also, open by appointment for tour groups and schools. Contact 225-294-5732.
Entrance Admission Fees
Seniors and Veterans $6.00
Ages 8 to 18 $4.00
Childern 7 and under Free
It is located in the restored Hungarian Settlement school, and is dedicated to the historical preservation of the Hungarian community in Albany, Louisiana.
In the late 1800s, Hungarian settlers began to move from the harsh industrial environments of the North and East United States to a more desirable and familiar agricultural environment.
Our photo gallery features both historic and recent photos that illustrate the rich history and culture of South Louisiana’s Hungarian settlers. Also includes photos of our museum renovation.